North Carolina Zoo offering some attractions for free on Sunday

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ASHEBORO, N.C. — The North Carolina Zoo is offering certain attractions for free during “Visitor Appreciation Day” on Sunday.

Zoo officials said the free attractions include the movie “Rio the 4-D Experience,” the zoo’s 36-foot Endangered Species Carousel and the exhibit “Bugs: An Epic Adventure.”

The Bugs exhibit features 13 animatronic bugs nearly 20 feet high, according to park officials. Some invertebrates are also on display including a rose hair tarantula, desert hairy scorpion and a hermit crab.

The free attractions offered at the park on Sunday would normally cost visitors an extra $11 with individual tickets, according to organizers. The event is open to the public.

Read more: The North Carolina Zoo

Must-See Stories

More Must-See Stories


Follow FOX8 on Twitter